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PSA plant blames two-day stoppage on Brexit vote

AutoNews - Fri, 2016-07-22 06:12
PSA blamed the UK's referendum vote to leave the EU for a decision to suspend production for two days at its Poissy plant near Paris. The automaker said the measure was "just in case" the June decision significantly affects its sales.
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Why franchising needs to have a little soul

FastCasual.com - Fri, 2016-07-22 06:00
Restaurant franchising is often an extension of the corporate company: everything has to be exactly the same, or the process won't work. However, some restaurants believe just the opposite: every unit should be free to choose how it runs its operations.

MC Hotel Construction Hires New Vice President

Hotel Interactive - Fri, 2016-07-22 05:58
ST. LOUIS, MO--MC Hotel Construction, a general contractor specializing in new hotel construction and renovations, recently hired Jim Heinz as Vice ...

Fairfield Inn & Suites Hotel To Open In Durango, CO

Hotel Interactive - Fri, 2016-07-22 05:27
DURANGO, CO-–The 81-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Durango, Colorado is scheduled to open this Monday, July 25, 2016 ...

Philadelphia Marriott West Completes $5.6 Million Renovation Project

Hotel Interactive - Fri, 2016-07-22 05:20
WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA-—Guests checking into the Philadelphia Marriott West are in for an exciting new stay experience as the hotel has ...

Chipotle 2Q same-store sales drop 23.6 percent

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-07-21 16:48
New loyalty program gains traction in July New loyalty program gains traction in July

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Starbucks mobile order-pay usage increases

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-07-21 16:45
5 percent of U.S. transactions through app in third quarter 5 percent of U.S. transactions through app in third quarter

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One-unit Sliderz gets a $21M investment

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-07-21 16:42
Concept planning to expand in nontraditional locations like malls and in airports Concept planning to expand in nontraditional locations like malls and in airports

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Del Frisco’s reveals more details of smaller Grille

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-07-21 15:33
Smaller footprint is intended to reduce costs and increase flexibility Smaller footprint is intended to reduce costs and increase flexibility

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McDonald’s expands garlic fries availability

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-07-21 14:39
Popular menu item to expand to restaurants in San Francisco Bay Area Popular menu item to expand to restaurants in San Francisco Bay Area

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Spotlight: Mall of America goes virtual

Store Front Talk Back - Thu, 2016-07-21 13:41

Minnesota's Mall of America now lets shoppers explore the mall using virtual reality. 

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Charleys Introduces Nacho Fries and Raspberry Lemonade

QSR Magazine - Thu, 2016-07-21 13:40
Image Caption: Image Credit: Charleys offers new nacho fries and signature lemonade for summer.Exclusive Brief: 0

Charleys Philly Steaks, known for its grilled-to-order Cheesesteaks, is introducing two new menu options this summer: Nacho Deluxe Fries and Raspberry Signature Lemonade. Both offerings will be available for a limited time only through September 4.

The Nacho Deluxe Fries feature Charleys’ famous fries cooked-to-order and loaded with warm Cheddar cheese sauce, shredded Cheddar cheese, bacon bits, diced tomatoes, zesty Jalapeno Ranch dressing, jalapenos, and chives. The loaded fries start at $3.99.

Chains: Charleys Philly Steaks

Hershey's to open massive flagship

Store Front Talk Back - Thu, 2016-07-21 13:27

Hershey's is bringing its Hershey's Chocolate World to Times Square with a newly expanded location slated to open in 2017.

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Burger King To Offer Dollar Deal on Hot Dog Day

QSR Magazine - Thu, 2016-07-21 13:17
Burger King offers $1 classic hot dogs on July 23.Exclusive Brief: 0

Burger King Restaurants are turning up the heat on value with a $1 Classic Grilled Dog deal on July 23, National Hot Dog Day. The promotion will be available at participating restaurants nationwide for one day only. Burger King Grilled Dogs are made with 100 percent beef and flame-grilled to perfection on the same grill where the Whopper Sandwich is grilled.

Chains: Burger King

Capitalizing On CapEx

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2016-07-21 12:41
BITAC Panel Examines ROI Opportunities For Brands, Owner/Operators

Pollo Campero Spices Up Menu with Latin Shakers

QSR Magazine - Thu, 2016-07-21 12:25
Pollo Campero brings back Latin Shakers for a limited time.Exclusive Brief: 0

Pollo Campero, the world’s largest Latin chicken restaurant brand, now welcomes the return of its Latin Shakers. Available through September 5, the Latin Shakers allow chicken-lovers to enjoy Campero’s boneless white meat chicken bites covered with Campero’s famous Latin sauces.

“Pollo Campero is thrilled to be able to shake things up again with our Camperitos,” says Federico Valiente, Pollo Campero International’s brand lead. “Our Latin Shakers have been a hit with our guests because they offer everything in a single cup: Latin flavor, convenience, and even fun.”

Chains: Pollo Campero

Pal’s To Unveil Brick Hot Dog and Burger Design at TN Store

QSR Magazine - Thu, 2016-07-21 12:21
Pal's Sudden Service uses new brick design for Johnson City store.Exclusive Brief: 0

The newest Pal’s Sudden Service location being built in Johnson City, Tennessee, at the corner of Franklin Road and Sunset Drive in Johnson City will look a little different than the 28 other regional locations of the quick-serve restaurant. Johnson City leaders didn’t want the traditional giant, fiberglass hot dog and burger atop the vibrant, blue block building. Instead, they wanted the outside of the new restaurant to be made completely of brick.

Chains: Pal's Sudden Service